COMIC VILLAGE SPECIAL GUESTS

MIKE ZECK

An industry veteran with a tonne of Marvel and DC titles to his name, American comic artist Mike Zeck is best known for his work on Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars, Captain America, The Punisher, Deathstroke the Terminator and iconic Spider-Man plotline ‘Kraven’s Last Hunt’, widely considered one of the greatest Spidey stories ever told. Other credits include Batman, Green Lantern, Master of Kung Fu, G.I. Joe and The Kingdom.

 

JOHN BEATTY

One of the industry’s top inkers, John Beatty has worked on almost every major comic character there is at one time or other, collaborating with acclaimed pencil artists such as Kelley Jones, Michael Golden and friend and fellow MCM guest Mike Zeck. Beatty’s work for Marvel and DC Comics includes Captain America, The Punisher, Secret Wars and a host of Batman projects, including a fan favourite three-year run on the monthly Batman book.

 

MARK TEXEIRA

Acclaimed for his work on Ghost Rider, Black Panther and Vampirella, Mark Texeira’s four decades in the industry have seen his dynamic drawings featured in hundreds of books and comics, not to mention magazines, movies, albums and ads. Other titles Texeira has contributed to include Wolverine, Spider-Man, Sabretooth, Psi-Force and Jonah Hex, while last year saw him collaborate with Frank Tieri on the explosive A Million Ways to Die hard.

 

HOWARD MACKIE

American comic book editor and writer Howard Mackie is probably most famous as the co-creator of the Danny Ketch incarnation of Ghost Rider. Currently working on projects at Zenescope Entertainment, Mackie’s Marvel and DC Comics output includes Spider-Man, The X-Men, X-Factor, Gambit, Solo Avengers, The Ravagers and Batman Black and White – and he was also recently revealed as 2001 series The Brotherhood’s mysterious ‘Writer-X’!

 

SIMON BISLEY

British comic book artist Simon Bisley is best known for his 1990s work on ABC WarriorsLobo and Sláine, as well as his Eisner Award-winning art for hit Batman/Judge Dredd crossover Judgment on Gotham. Famous for his painted, Frank Frazetta-influenced cover art, Bisley’s more recent work includes covers for Titan Comics’ Factory, IDW’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Bodycount and Harley’s Little Black Book from DC Comics.

 

EMANUELA LUPACCHINO

After illustrating several series in her native Italy, Emanuela Lupacchino kicked off her US career with IDW titles such as Angel: Only Human and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine before becoming the regular artist for Marvel’s X-Factor. Following a long run on Marvel comics, Lupacchino moved to DC, where her credits include SupergirlTrinityWonder WomanCatwoman, JLABombshells and – most recently – Conner and Palmiotti’s Starfire.

 

TABLE BOOKINGS FOR THE MAY SHOW ARE NOW CLOSED

COMIC VILLAGE LINE UP

Lee TownsendLee Townsend
HENRY DAVIESHENRY DAVIES
Jack LawrenceJack Lawrence
Marc EllerbyMarc Ellerby
Deathbulge + ChuckdrawsthingsDeathbulge + Chuckdrawsthings
The Grant PerkinsThe Grant Perkins
Mike GarleyMike Garley
CrankratsCrankrats
David Angelo RomanDavid Angelo Roman
Lloyd and the BearLloyd and the Bear
Josceline FentonJosceline Fenton
FoxInAShoeFoxInAShoe
Fez InkwrightFez Inkwright
Ade BrownAde Brown
Martin GriffithsMartin Griffiths
Romantically ApocalypticRomantically Apocalyptic
The GOOD DirectorateThe GOOD Directorate
Anaseed ManAnaseed Man
Big Punch StudiosBig Punch Studios
Claude TCClaude TC
Timothy WinchesterTimothy Winchester
Footloose ComicsFootloose Comics
Lyndon WhiteLyndon White
Nick Gribbon IllustrationNick Gribbon Illustration
Robin HoelzemannRobin Hoelzemann
WiddershinsWiddershins
Scandinavia and the WorldScandinavia and the World
StupidFoxStupidFox
Talburt ComicsTalburt Comics
The Dark Wood IllustrationThe Dark Wood Illustration
Warwick Fraser-CoombeWarwick Fraser-Coombe
Yishan LiYishan Li
MyomoraMyomora
Dustbunny-StudiosDustbunny-Studios
Bron JamesBron James
Chris ImberChris Imber
Reckless HeroReckless Hero
Jade SarsonJade Sarson
Tom SparkeTom Sparke
Childish Butt VomitChildish Butt Vomit
Drugs & WiresDrugs & Wires
Dawnie-chanDawnie-chan
Genma VisageGenma Visage
Girl in the RainGirl in the Rain
HawthorneartsHawthornearts
Akiro Tea and Jed McPhersonAkiro Tea and Jed McPherson
Kayleigh from Kavon IllustrationKayleigh from Kavon Illustration
Joe Sparrow Comics / Dungeons & DrawingsJoe Sparrow Comics / Dungeons & Drawings
Matt GarveyMatt Garvey
Off-Kilter Comics / Michael RobertsonOff-Kilter Comics / Michael Robertson
Mister LucianMister Lucian
Nathan HillustrationNathan Hillustration
Nikki StuNikki Stu
Silvia CarrusSilvia Carrus
Tall Tales UKTall Tales UK
Tash GrasonTash Grason
The Crooked KindThe Crooked Kind
The SammThe Samm
Time Bomb ComicsTime Bomb Comics
Webcomic NameWebcomic Name
ReMouse IllustrationReMouse Illustration
Phil BuckenhamPhil Buckenham
OHAC: Of Hell And ConsequenceOHAC: Of Hell And Consequence
Nicola Spencer IllustrationNicola Spencer Illustration
MythopoeiaMythopoeia
Hari DrawsHari Draws
Alex Hahn / BlopShopAlex Hahn / BlopShop
Tim Kong artTim Kong art
Be Krefta ArtBe Krefta Art
9Realms Comics9Realms Comics
BlueRain ComicsBlueRain Comics
Cauldrons and CovensCauldrons and Covens
Hallucination ComicsHallucination Comics
Zhou Fang ComicsZhou Fang Comics
Charles H Raymond Comics and IllustrationsCharles H Raymond Comics and Illustrations
Jack DevereauxJack Devereaux
Ellen Stubbings IllustrationEllen Stubbings Illustration
Flammable PenguinsFlammable Penguins
JekyllDrawsJekyllDraws
Joe PalmerJoe Palmer
LalasdreamboxLalasdreambox
NorthstarrNorthstarr
mayamadamayamada
MilkoeMilkoe
Nick BryanNick Bryan
Cherish York/Paul Shinn DrawsCherish York/Paul Shinn Draws
Tails of MysteryTails of Mystery
Chie & InkoChie & Inko
Happy Clam ComicsHappy Clam Comics
ClaudiaShortArtClaudiaShortArt
Boe LeahyBoe Leahy
Alex Sands IllustrationAlex Sands Illustration
CJ and Toria ComicsCJ and Toria Comics
Trolls Can Paint TooTrolls Can Paint Too
Top Banana And Feline TricksterTop Banana And Feline Trickster
Sammy WardSammy Ward
eethok and voidgodsarteethok and voidgodsart
SamMsDesignsSamMsDesigns
Rock Paper CynicRock Paper Cynic
Shadow WalkerShadow Walker
Flora Caulton IllustrationFlora Caulton Illustration
Akashic StudioAkashic Studio
Awesome ComicsAwesome Comics
Martin 'SIMO' SimpsonMartin ‘SIMO’ Simpson
Woodland CreaturesWoodland Creatures
The Green FerretThe Green Ferret
Tiffany Baxter + Nana TakeuchiTiffany Baxter + Nana Takeuchi
Technobabbl & Mystic BatTechnobabbl & Mystic Bat

Become an MCM Volunteer